This Week in Nature

In a paper published online in advance in Nature this week, investigators at the Centre for Lymphoid Cancers and the Centre for Translational and Applied Genomics in Vancouver report their use of RNA-seq to show that a gene fusion involving the major histocompatibility complex class II transactivator CIITA occurs frequently in lymphoid cancers.

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The New York Times and ProPublica look into the close relationship between a startup and Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center.

Yahoo News reports millions of dollars are being transferred from NIH, CDC, and other programs to pay for the housing of detained undocumented immigrant children.

In Science this week: in vitro generation of human reproductive cells, and more.

Researchers gave a handful of octopuses MDMA to find that they too act more social on the drug, Gizmodo reports.